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ZIP Code 81071

Primary City:Sheridan Lake, CO (View All Cities)
County: Kiowa County
Timezone: Mountain (9:24am)
Area code: 719 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.4, -102.3
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 81071

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 81071. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 81071. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 81071, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Sheridan Lake, CO
Acceptable:
Brandon, Towner

Stats and Demographics for the 81071 ZIP Code

ZIP code 81071 is located in east Colorado and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 81071 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 81071 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 334
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 182
Median Home Value $74,400
Land Area 569.04 sq mi
Water Area 1.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 126
Median Household Income $45,938

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6161715510106111116151045422
Female19131214579114131915666244
Total252929291017191715243530161011666

Gender

 Male 165 49%
 Female 169 51%
Gender

Race

 White 315 94.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 9 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1881920985
Renter2128157211
Total3201634271196

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 64%
 Single Guardian 9 7%
 Singles 33 26%
 Singles With Roommate 3 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 85 67%
 Households with Kids 41 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11213316356321542312
Female36431026461113542122
Total47644331271174341084434

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 81071 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 81071 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 81071 real estate data, the median home value of $74,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 81071 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 81071 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 81071 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 334 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 31 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 47 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 48 26%
 Households Vacant 56 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 18%
 For Migrant Workers 4 7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 8 19%
 3+ Bedroom 34 81%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $45,938 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 81071 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 81071 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 89 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 27%
 No Earnings 65 31%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 89 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 56 27%
 No Earnings 65 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 100 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 9%
 Worked at Home 11 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 9 9%
 High School Graduate 43 45%
 Associate's degree 18 19%
 Bachelor's degree 20 21%
 Master's degree 4 4%
 Professional school degree 2 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 128 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 81071

ZIP Code 81071 is in the Kiowa County School District No. Re-2. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 81071.

Plainview Junior-Senior High School
13997 County Rd 71
Sheridan Lake, CO 81071
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kiowa County School District No. Re-2
Plainview Elementary School
13997 County Rd 71
Sheridan Lake, CO 81071
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kiowa County School District No. Re-2

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